Classification certificate for object 2016hpe
TNS Classification Report No. 532 [ 2016TNSCR.862....1B ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-11-01 10:39:00
Sender: Dr. David Bersier
Group: ASAS-SN

David Bersier report/s a classification of object: SN 2016hpe

Type: SN Ia-91T-like
Redshift: 0.028

Remarks: Comparison with a library of spectra (with SNID) shows that this is a SN Ia, likely of the 91T-like subclass, at a redshift around 0.028. The phase is near maximum light.

The following Classification spectrum was provided:

Obsdate: 2016-11-01 05:56:12
Instrument: SPRAT
Telescope: Liverpool Telescope

Remarks: Resolution 0.92 nm/pixel, spectral range 400-800 nm

Details of the object and its spectra can be viewed here: https://wis-tns.weizmann.ac.il/object/2016hpe